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Feb. 18

An officer responded to an accident at Hunt Highway and Franklin Road. A driver stated he was attempting to merge when he hit the other car. No citations were issued.

Feb. 19

An officer was dispatched to a report of shoplifting on North Pinal Parkway. The suspect was located. Malik Bowker, 23, was arrested and booked into jail on a charge of shoplifting.

Feb. 20

An officer was dispatched to an accident without injury between a school bus and a sedan at Attaway and Arizona Farms roads. Florence Fire was dispatched to conduct a medical evaluation for the children. The bus driver, William Roche, stated he was making a left turn onto Attaway Road and did not see the other vehicle. The other driver stated she was stopped at the stop sign when the bus hit her. No injuries were reported. Roche was cited for improper turn.

Feb. 23

Taitum B. Galloway, 19, was cited and released on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and driving on a suspended license.

A bicycle was reported stolen on East First Street.

Warrant arrests

Andre Carroll, 26

Faron Delores, 37

Trevor Huth, 22

Allen Moore, 47

Stephen Guerra, 32

Richard Mills Jr., 34

Traffic tickets

Richard S. Sullenger, 35, excessive speed

Lionilda Salazar, 78, no current registration

Dwayne E. Endicott, 52, stop sign

William S. Jolley, 43, suspended plate

Trevor S. Huth, 22, no passing zone

Bryce R. Kirchert, 47, no mandatory insurance, suspended plate

Paul C. Brown, 31, driving suspended


The Police Report is compiled from Florence Police Department reports. The only names published are those of adults who were cited, arrested or involved in a traffic accident. Suspects named in this column are innocent until proven guilty. Anyone whose arrest appears in this column who is later found not guilty or whose charges are dismissed is welcome to inform the Florence Reminder and it will be reported.


Mark Cowling is the county reporter for PinalCentral and covers the town of Florence, San Tan Valley and the surrounding area. He can be reached at mcowling@pinalcentral.com.